Poaching is on the rise, say police

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News from Northumbria Police

There has been a rise in poaching in and around the East Chevington parish area, PC Paul Dent said.

He told members of East Chevington Parish Council on Monday that there has been a spate of reports of people poaching and trespassing on private land, including a recent incident at Widdrington, but he added that there have been no reports of livestock thefts in the area.